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The little girls green coat

Added Feb 5, 2010

by bjorgg

Reykjavik, Iceland






I made this little coat just to practice myself making a coat. I don’t have any niece to wear it (only nephews) but this was made for a 3 year old. I used some Burda pattern to help me make it, but it’s not the same as the pattern I used. I haven’t decided if I should make another hook, I think I will try it and than maybe upload another picture of it with too or three hooks.

- week 1 item – I’m challenging myself making a one item every week, this is week 1 item

Material Notes

I used a old wool coat of my mom as my material.




Garment Type
Casual, Evening Wear, Other
Velvet, Wool

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    Jan 14, 2011, 02.49 PMby pampula

    The coat is so adorable, I would kill for coat like that !! I love the colour, A-lined shape, pockets, collar, everything! Maybe I should try to make a coat for myself one day:)

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    May 26, 2010, 06.47 PMby bjorgg

    thank you all! :)

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    Mar 25, 2010, 06.04 AMby jesjerzjes

    Gorgeous =D I wish my daughter had this jacket I don’t think I’d be able to make anything this good yet

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    Mar 13, 2010, 02.29 AMby kittylulu81

    So pretty! Great job.

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    Mar 4, 2010, 08.35 PMby Frl. smilla

    its soooo beautifull! what a pitty you have no one to wear it!

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    Feb 15, 2010, 04.34 AMby alanagrace

    This. Is. Amazing. Fabulous!

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    Feb 8, 2010, 11.23 PMby szarlotka

    I want it! love the vintage style…

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    Feb 7, 2010, 09.29 PMby smallone

    oh my! how beautiful this is.

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    Feb 7, 2010, 04.13 PMby bjorgg

    thank you all for your comments :) It’s very nice to get these good feedbacks.

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    Feb 7, 2010, 11.33 AMby zickzack


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    Feb 6, 2010, 07.58 AMby sarsaparilla

    That is one gorgeous coat! I would love one in my own size :D

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    Feb 6, 2010, 12.19 AMby reliablechef

    That would be so pretty on my three year old! how much do you want for it!

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    Feb 5, 2010, 11.34 PMby reneebies

    i want a one!

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    Feb 5, 2010, 08.58 PMby Molly Moore


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    Feb 5, 2010, 05.54 PMby suribabe

    I like it.. Well done

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    Feb 5, 2010, 05.49 PMby marliesbs

    I love the jacket…. great color… my favorite

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    Feb 5, 2010, 05.24 PMby hallel

    Very gorgeous! Hopefully there will be a lucky little girl to enjoy it! : )

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    Feb 5, 2010, 04.43 PMby niña blanca

    I love everything on it…colours, the cut…everything…it’s gorgeous!!!

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    Feb 5, 2010, 04.42 PMby niña blanca

    This is sooo great!!!

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    Feb 5, 2010, 04.05 PMby msgems

    This coat is adorable – I’d like one in an adult size!!

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    Feb 5, 2010, 03.53 PMby papavero

    It’s gorgeous. I must also say that old materials were better than these that we use today. Good job!

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    Feb 5, 2010, 03.14 PMby dorawarren

    that’s adorable.

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